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About Congress Square

40 Water Street, Financial District, Boston, MA


Upcoming 458,300-square-foot mixed-use development featuring state-of-the-art hotel, office, residential and retail space located in the heart of Downtown Boston overlooking Post Office Square. Five historic buildings will be fully restored, and new additions will be constructed for a total of 92,700 square feet of new construction. The Congress Square project program is as follows:


  • 284,600 square feet of office space, including a 200,000-square-foot joint headquarters for advertising agencies DigitasLBi and Publicis.Sapient
  • A 165-key, 85,700-square-foot Hyatt Centric boutique hotel
  • 51,350 square feet of residential space containing 35 condominiums
  • 36,650 square feet of retail space


At the center of Congress Square, Quaker Lane will be transformed into a pedestrian-friendly arcade with retail space and outdoor seating. The following is a Congress Square site plan:



The following are exterior renderings of Congress Square:


Congress Square Exterior


The following are interior renderings of Congress Square:


Congress Square Interior

Square Feet 458,300
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Hotel

Retail

Office

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Start Date Feb 08, 2016

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Mar 27, 2018

15 and 19 Congress Street sell for $19 million

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Feb 22, 2018

Congress Square “jewel box” office addition glassed in

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Nov 03, 2017

Congress Square office component tops off

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Oct 15, 2017

Congress Square residential component offered for sale

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Sep 14, 2017

Steel vertical addition rising at Congress Square office building in Post Office Square

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Apr 23, 2017

Hyatt Centric hotel coming to Congress Square in Financial District

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Aug 12, 2016

Related Beal sells approved Congress Square boutique hotel project to Magna Hospitality Group for $16.5...

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Aug 06, 2016

Residences still planned for two Congress Square buildings sold Thursday

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Aug 04, 2016

Related Beal sells two Congress Square buildings to Thibeault Development

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Mar 25, 2016

J. Derenzo Companies' JDC Demolition division is hard at work performing interior demolition at Congress...

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Mar 21, 2016

Arrowstreet reports an exciting discovery has been made at Congress Square, currently under construction in...

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Feb 12, 2016

Construction starting at Congress Square


Construction is starting at Congress Square in Boston's Financial District...

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Philip Harris
This is an incredible project combining old architecture (ca. 1900) with 21st design. FTR, this building will be considerably taller than 175 feet once the "jewel box" top goes on - clearly evident from the elevator core rising over the top of the old structure below.
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